Click the links below for more information.
- http://www.oldshigh.ca/documents/general/fr immersion.pdf
- French Immersion in Chinook's Edge School Division
- French Study Abroad Opportunities
- CEFR Levels: Self Assessment Grid
- Canadian Parents For French Olds Chapter Facebook Page
- www.myexplore.ca - 5 week intensive French Immersion bursary program offered in Spring/Summer for people with ANY skill level in FRENCH.
Participants are awarded a $2200 bursary that covers tuition fees, instructional materials, meals and accomidations. You have the opportunity to discover another region of Canada while being enrolled in classes adapted to your language level. This allows for improvement of language skills, discovery of new culture and regions of Canada.
- www.myexplore.ca - Destination Clic
Summer bursary program for students in Grade 8 and 9. This program will allow you to improve your French-language skills by doing activities that are tailored to the things you love to do and by meeting others from across the country. Participants are awarded $2000 bursary that covers tuition fees, instructional materials, meals and accommodation. For 3 weeks you will dive deep into another part of la francophonie au Canada through classes, workshops, games, visits to fun local attractions, all while meeting new people and making new friends. DUE MARCH
Both 1 & 2 may offer CREDITS or LANGUAGES AT WORK. Check specific site during application process.
- Federal Student Work Experience Program (FSWEP)
* No previous work experience necessary
* There is an eligibility criteria
* Jobs can be full OR part time basis
The exam portion of Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)
* CEFR is organized into 6 reference levels. It encompasses what a learner can do in 1.Reading 2. Listening 3. Speaking 4. Writing
* A Level is Basic - A1- Breakthrough A2- Waystage
* B Level is Independent - B1- Threshold B2- Vantage
* C Level is Proficient User - C1- Proficiency C2- Mastery
* Self Assessment Grid
* Is becoming an INTERNATIONAL STANDARD
- University of Calgary Study Abroad -- Study and work abroad program.
- www.myworldabroad.com -- A variety of choices and destinations.
- Interexchange AuPair in South France -- Nannying in Southern France
- Allianz Global Assistance-- $2500 Scholarship to travel abroad
- OSEF (Organisme de Sejours Educatifs Francophones) --
Summer Exchange Programs 1 month in Europe and 1 month in Canada
School Programs 9-11 week exchanges European students come to Canada August - November, Canadians go to Europe February - April
- Experiences Canada
Grade 7 and 8 exchange with volunteer chaperone, CPF Olds, EDMS and community support.
Growth for students outside the classroom.
Commitment and Application process.